The grammar of ornament
by Jones, Owen, 1809-1874; Bedford, Francis, 1816-1894; Waring, J. B. (John Burley), 1823-1875; Westwood, J. O. (John Obadiah), 1805-1893; Wyatt, M. Digby (Matthew Digby), Sir, 1820-1877; Sky Meadow Bindery, binder. DSI
Design Digitized: Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Library’s Rare Books, Smithsonian Institution Libraries, was supported in part by funds from the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) through the New York State Regional Bibliographic Databases Program
Volume c. 2
Publisher London : Published by Day and Son
Possible copyright status Not in copyright.
Call number 39088012147732
Digitizing sponsor Metropolitan New York Library Council
Book contributor Smithsonian Libraries
Full catalog record MARCXML
statement of responsibility: by Owen Jones; illustrated by examples from various styles of ornament. One hundred folio plates, drawn on stone by F. Bedford, and printed in colours by Day and Son.
Added t.p. in colors.
With contributions by J.B. Waring, J.O. Westwood, and M.D. Wyatt.
Order of the individual groups of pages: , 6, , 4, 6, 4, 4, 2, 4, 4, 4, 2, 8, 2, 3, 2, 2, 7, 5, 15, , 4, 14, 4.
'Books referred to for illustrations, literary and pictorial': 1 p. preceding pl. LXXIV.
action: Laique II NK1175.J78 1856 CHMRB ; title page 1998/04/10 through 1998/09/15 William E. Baxter International Gallery Dempsey.
Added t.p. in colors
With contributions by J.B. Waring, J.O. Westwood, and M.D. Wyatt
Order of the individual groups of pages: , 6, , 4, 6, 4, 4, 2, 4, 4, 4, 2, 8, 2, 3, 2, 2, 7, 5, 15, , 4, 14, 4
"Books referred to for illustrations, literary and pictorial": 1 p. preceding pl. LXXIV
CHMRB has two copies
CHMRB c. 1 (39088012147781; accession no. 208450) is imperfect: the added t.p., the t.p., and some other preliminary leaves have been repaired because of slight damage to their edges. Some of the plates have had their fore-edges closely cropped, affecting some plate numbers
CHMRB c. 1 has a later red cloth binding with a printed beige paper spine label; with binder's ticket for the Sky Meadow Bindery (Feb. 1991) mounted on back paste-down endpaper
CHMRB c. 2 (39088012147732) is the gift of David Martin, Jr
CHMRB c. 2 has an old gilt-tooled black half-leather binding with burgundy embossed-cloth-covered boards, a gilt-stamped black leather panel with the cover title, and all edges gilt
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March 22, 2016